TITLE

Minnesota's efforts to keep baseball are proving difficult

AUTHOR(S)
Williamson, Tammy
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;10/31/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30264, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that sport is still a big news in Minnesota after the failure of bill to build a stadium for Minnesota Twins baseball team. Provision of bill that was sponsored by Representative Ann Rest (D-New Hope); Factor that caused that bill not to pass; Information about the Minnesota Vikings football team.
ACCESSION #
9711214261

 

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